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Water level rises in Mullaperiyar dam

Discharge from the dam was enhanced to 1,960 cusecs on Monday morning, out of which 1,400 cusecs of water was via penstock pipes and 500 cusecs via Erachil Palam.

published on : 9th October 2018

Kovilambakkam residents cry for stormwater drain ahead of monsoon

With an early Northeast Monsoon in sight this year, age-old problems have come back to haunt residents of Kovilambakkam.

published on : 8th October 2018

Mud road across Adyar river near Tambaram raises flood risk

This road poses a serious flood risk to residents of Varadharajapuram, a residential colony badly hit by 2015 floods.

published on : 8th October 2018

Tangedco gears up for northeast monsoon, public cautioned

Precautionary steps taken by Tangedco departments  and pre-monsoon measures were discussed in the meeting.

published on : 7th October 2018

Depression formed, Kerala government steps up vigil

The Kerala government Saturday stepped up its vigil in view of the possibility of heavy rains following formation of depression over south-east and adjoining east-central Arabian Sea.

published on : 7th October 2018

Northeast monsoon likely to reach Chennai by October 8, IMD issues red alert

The meteorological department has said the onset of the monsoon is likely on October 8 in view of the favourable conditions.  

published on : 6th October 2018

Irrigation tanks go dry in Telangana even after four months of southwest monsoon

Half of the minor irrigation tanks in Telangana remain dry even after four months of southwest monsoon. And that spells  trouble for farmers in the new crop season.

published on : 6th October 2018

Widespread rains likely in Tamil Nadu for next three days

Though the onset of Northeast monsoon is still a few weeks away, an active wet spell is hovering over Tamil Nadu and is likely to bring widespread rains over the next three days.

published on : 4th October 2018

Monsoon dull, high temperature to continue for next seven days: IMD

The high temperature which is being recorded across the State is going to continue for a week more, weathermen from Indian Meteorological Department said.

published on : 4th October 2018

Expect 12 per cent more rainfall this Northeast monsoon season: India Meteorological Department

For Tamil Nadu, this is the main rainy season accounting for about 48 per cent of  annual rainfall.

published on : 30th September 2018

No more bumpy bus ride on city roads

In view of the approaching north-east monsoon, Greater Chennai Corporation is to undertake road improvement works across the city.

published on : 28th September 2018

Tamil Nadu all geared up for monsoon  

He said the government has taken a policy decision to convert bed level bridges into elevated bridges. 

published on : 28th September 2018

Poor rains might worsen summer next year in Telangana

As per IMD forecast, only light to moderate rain or thundershowers are likely to occur at isolated places in the state in the coming 3-4 days.

published on : 24th September 2018

Union Cabinet approves ordinance to ban triple talaq

The government wants to introduce the triple talaq bill to ‘set aside’ the centuries-old practice of instant divorce being practised by Muslim community.

published on : 19th September 2018

Odisha mariners were aware of monsoon before its discovery by Greek navigator Hippalus

Since more than 2000 years ago, traders of Odisha used to set sail to the Southeast Asian countries during the northeast monsoon and returned during the southwest monsoon, a new research has claimed.

published on : 19th September 2018
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